On 26 October in Korean history

1979-10-26 Pak assasiné

ON 26 OCTOBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 26, 2018

1597: Battle of Myong-yang, a naval Battle of the War Imjin opposing the Japanese and Korean navy, won by Korean admiral Yi Sun-sin
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Myeongnyang

1909: Assassination of Prince Hirobumi Ito by an Korean independence  militant
http://www.historycentral.com/asia/PrinceItoAssassinated.html
http://timestraveler.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/10/26/prince-ito-japanese-statesman-is-assassinated/

Ito Hirobumi1909-10-26 Hirobumi Ito

1920: End of the Battle of Chingshanli between Japanese and  Korean
 http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Battle_of_Chingshanli

1979: President of South Korea Park Chung-hee is assassinated by the  Intelligence Agency head  Kim Jae-kyu
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/october/26/newsid_2478000/2478353.stm
http://abcnews.go.com/International/south-korean-president-park-chung-hee-assassinated-35/story?id=26433094
http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/special/2012/09/178_75100.html

1979-10-26 Pak assasiné

2003: Death of Kim Yong-sun, a North Korea leader, closed ally of Kim  Jong-il
http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/200310/28/eng20031028_127048.shtml

2009: South Korea offers to send humanitarian aid to North Korea, the  first in nearly two years, after a series of conciliatory gestures by its  destitute neighbor
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/10/2009102641211430532.html